Celeste ® Cherry

Cherry

Parentage: Van x Newstar

Description: Celeste, also known as Sumpaca is one of the best early-season eating varieties. Dark red, large fruits of excellent eating quality. Very sweet, quite mild, with a pleasant cherry aftertaste. Ideal for patio growing due to it's naturally dwarf, compact habit. Best eaten straight from the tree!

History: Developed by the Summerland Research Station, Canada in 1990.

Attributes

  • Picking month: July
  • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
  • Container
  • Pollination group: Pollination group 2
  • Uses: Eating
  • Relatively trouble-free

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